Brave is a best of both worlds solution, offering the privacy benefits of Firefox coupled with the compatibility and ease of use of Chrome.
Brave Search complements the company's existing privacy-focused services.
Every search you make, product you buy, email you send, and app you install is monitored to some degree.
The browser has quickly become a favorite with users, although specific usage stats are hard to come across.
However, you don't have to wait for Brave Search to stop using Google.
I was about to recommend it for using to my students but I see it is completely useless.